Job Posting 66440

Regional Administrative Services Manager
BC Housing
Thompson & Okanagan, Penticton
closes in 16 days (Fri, 11 Dec)
full time


Job ID:  3653


Location:  PENTICTON, BC


The Regional Administrative Services Manager is responsible for managing the administration function for the Region, including the supervision of a team of administrative support staff.


The successful candidate will have the following:


  • University degree or college diploma in a related discipline, or equivalent work experience;
  • Additional training in supervision, labour relations and financial management preferred;
  • Considerable experience in managing the administrative aspects of an office or department, including the office of a senior director, preferably for a public-sector organization. Sound experience in the supervision of staff, budget and financial administration, training users in systems and administrative processes, and dealing with sensitive issues and confidential information.
  • Experience in property management, social housing administration, construction or service contracts preferred.


  • Sound knowledge of the principles and practices of managing the administrative function for an office or department
  • Good understanding of IT systems and excellent computer skills, including a high level of technical proficiency with Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access, and Project;
  • Good understanding of the management, business and administrative practices of property management and/or support service projects and operations;
  • Ability to provide training and/or presentations to larger groups of people;
  • Ability to exercise judgment, diplomacy and tact in dealing with confidential matters;
  • Ability to manage multiple issues and projects, co-ordinate work with others, keep senior Regional management staff apprised of major issues and adapt to changing priorities;
  • Ability to foster strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders to accomplish objectives;
  • Effective verbal and written communication, conflict resolution, consensus building, negotiating and interpersonal skills; and
  • Excellent organizational, analytical, problem solving, time management and expediting skills.

How to Apply:

Please review the attached job description for a complete list of duties, qualifications and competencies.  To be considered for this competition, applicants must submit a cover letter and resume clearly identifying how they meet the qualifications necessary for this position.  This information will be used as part of the selection process.

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